Articles by Sarah Houlton - Pharmaceutical Executive


Articles by Sarah Houlton

Sarah Houlton

Sarah Houlton, PhD, is Pharmaceutical Executive’s international correspondent.

UK Pharmacies Dealing with Drug Shortages
September 9, 2009

With a weak pound being outpaced by the euro, many hospitals are sending drugs to the Continent for higher profits. What can NHS do to stop this practice?

Statins Get Boost from New Study
July 22, 2009

Statins should be given to people with high blood pressure or diabetes, even if they don?t have heart disease, according to a study published in the British Medical Journal.

Last NICE Word on Alzheimer's Meds
July 8, 2009

UK Health Institute leaves guidance unchanged in case against Eisai and Pfizer; more research on NICE methodology needed.

Pharma Trials Heading South
May 21, 2009

Diversity of ethnic groups and prevalence of Spanish language make Latin America an attractive destination for clinical trials.

Grim Outlook For UK Biotech Industry
March 11, 2009

It could be the end of the road for the UK's biotech firms if drastic action isn't taken soon.

Reforms Offer Good News for Trade
February 1, 2009

EC proposal loosens restrictions on drug packaging and information dissemination.

Animal Humanity
December 1, 2008

The new EU directive looks to reduce, refine, and eventually replace animal testing

Cash Flow Woes in EU
November 1, 2008

In Europe, it's different strokes for different folks at the top regulatory agencies

Open For Debate
October 1, 2008

Tensions mount as stakeholders in the UK health industry attempt to work out drug cost problems


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